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EXTRAFOOD ANNOUNCES GLEANING PARTNERSHIP

  Teens launch program to gather backyard produce ExtraFood has announced a partnership with Share the Bounty, a gleaning program that rescues fruit and vegetables from backyard gardens and delivers…


SUMMER CAMPS FOCUS ON EATING HEALTHY, COOKING

Kids Cooking for Life partnered with Aim High, a nonprofit organization dedicated to nurturing the potential of low-income students in Marin County, for two camps this summer. One camp was…


RAFTING TRIP BUILDS CONNECTIONS, RESILIENCY

 YouThrive, a program offered by Side By Side Youth that offers early intervention services to stay on a positive path through school and adulthood, led its first therapeutic outdoor excursion…


ALLIANCE PARTNERS TO GROW LATINO BUSINESSES

 Latinos represent Marin’s youngest and fastest growing demographic group, and have the highest labor participation rates, yet face many barriers to education and quality jobs, according to the Canal Alliance. …


IGNACIO ROTARY INVESTS LOCALLY, GLOBALLY

  The Rotary Club of Ignacio Foundation provided nearly $50,000 in grants for community and international projects. The foundation monies come from a combination of club-raised funds from members, special events…


MARIN SANCTUARIES CALLS FOR PHOTO ENTRIES

All  photographers, regardless of skill level or experience, are invited to participate in the 2022 Get Into Your Sanctuary Photo Contest, sponsored by National Marine Sanctuaries.  Category submissions include: Sanctuary…


EAC WELCOMES SUMMER INTERNS

  The Environmental Action Committee of West Marin welcomed two legal and policy interns and three coastal advocate interns this summer.  Legal and policy advocates gain legal and policy experience to…



UNITED MARKETS RAISES FUNDS FOR 10,000 DEGREES

 United Markets hosted Customer Appreciation Day on June 24 at their San Rafael and San Anselmo stores. The event included food demonstrations, samples from local vendors and opportunities to win…